2 Days Tour From Marrakech To Zagora Desert

This wonderful 2 days desert camp & camel ride safari is ideal for travelers keen to step off the beaten track and discover the real Morocco.

Duration
2 Days / 1 Night
From
Marrakech
Departure
Everyday
Time
08h00

Highlights

  • Enjoy a private, 2-days safari in Morocco with camel trek and desert camp
  • Take the Tizi-n-Tichka pass through the High Atlas Mountains with a guide
  • Cross the dunes of the Zagora Desert on camel back and enjoy a spectacular desert sunset
  • Visit the ancient settlement of Ouarzazate
  • Discover the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Ben Haddou and the Drâa Valley
  • Spend the night in a Berber desert camp among the sand dunes
  • Visit the ancient settlement of Ouarzazate
  • Tour includes select meals and round-trip travel from Marrakech

What you can expect

Discover the peace and tranquility of life in the Sahara on this private 2 days tour from marrakech to Zagora desert . The 2 days desert camp & camel ride safari let you sleep in a nomadic desert camp, pass through Berber villages, see Africa’s majestic Atlas Mountains and watch the sun rise and set on the back of a camel. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Centre Aït Benhaddou, plus the towns of Ouarzazate, Zagora and M’Hamid El Ghizlane. Also, visit the Draa Valley (to witness Morocco’s longest river), the Tinfou dunes and much more. Accommodations, lunch and dinner around a campfire are also included.

Detailed Program

Day

Path: MARRAKECH – HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS – AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH

Depart from Marrakech at 7h30 am and head towards Tizn’t Tichka. At an altitude of 7,414.7 ft (2260 meters), it is the highest mountain pass in North Africa. Passing through beautiful Berber villages, you can discover the colors of the High Atlas Mountains. See the UNESCO world heritage classified Ait Benhaddou Kasbah.

Served as a natural decoration for many movies producers since 1960’s. Once you get to the village you take a walk with a local guide to go on explore the village. After having lunch you will continue to “Agdez Village” stating the famous Tamnougalt Kasbah. You will reach Zagora via Draa Valley. After arriving to Tamgroute village you will join the Tinfou sand dune where you will take the camel for 1 hour to see the sunset and reach the camp.
Arriving to the camp you will enjoy the overnight in a private desert tents.

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Path: TINFOU SAND DUNE – OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH

Wake up early and have the unique experience of watching the sun rise over the dunes. After breakfast ride your camel back to Tinfou, where you can take a hot shower in the local hotel. The return route will take you back through Zagora and Agdz, with a free time for lunch and visiting the famous Kasbah of Taourirt. lunch break and a guided visit of the cinema studios (optional) in Ouarzazate. Arrival back in Marrakech around 6pm. With this tour you have enjoyed the 2 days tour from marrakech to Zagora desert.

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PS:

If the program of this desert tour doesn't satisfy yours needs, Morocco Holiday Packages Agency offers you the possibility to customize it.
You only have to send us a quote request with all information about what you want to experience.

What is included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or 4WD
  • English speaking driver
  • Small group tour
  • All entrance fees
  • Fuel included

What is NOT included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees, other personal expenses and gratuities

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